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Tea and Talk: A Victorian Gentleman's Dressing Sequence

  • Coquitlam Heritage Society 1116 Brunette Avenue Coquitlam, BC, V3K 1G2 Canada (map)

This Victorian Life is Coming to Mackin House

Join us for tea and scones in the parlour as Gabriel and Sarah take you through the gentleman's dressing sequence of the Victorian period. This informative talk will include a question and answer period.

$10 per person. Includes Tea and Scones

Ticket is for general admission. You are guaranteed a seat, but your seat selection is first come first serve.

A Victorian Gentleman's Dressing Sequence

The brightest plumage was sported by the females of Victorian society, but the men's clothing could actually be more complicated than the women's. Come and learn about the intricacies of Victorian gentlemen's clothing by watching an historian don an authentic nineteenth-century outfit, layer by layer.

About the Presenters

Sarah and Gabriel Chrisman are a married couple engaged in a long-term experiential study of culture and technologies of the late nineteenth-century. Sarah writes books about the Victorian era, and our entire life is an ongoing research project into our favorite decades of the 1880's and '90's. More info....

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